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Blue Star (BSL) is one of India's largest central air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration companies. The company has divided its business segments as central & packaged air-conditioning systems (CPAS), cooling products and professional electron... More

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Current Valuations

    BLUE STAR ASTRA MICRO BLUE STAR/
ASTRA MICRO
 
P/E (TTM) x 42.6 17.7 241.2% View Chart
P/BV x 8.7 2.5 348.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 1.0 -  

Financials

 BLUE STAR   ASTRA MICRO
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BLUE STAR
Mar-17
ASTRA MICRO
Mar-16
BLUE STAR/
ASTRA MICRO
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs698166 420.7%   
Low Rs389101 383.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs459.148.4 949.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs12.96.5 198.2%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs19.29.3 207.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs01.20 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %00.9 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs79.246.1 171.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m95.5786.61 110.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.22.8 42.8%   
Avg P/E ratio x42.220.6 205.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x28.314.4 196.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x6.92.9 236.7%  
Dividend payout %018.5 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m51,94211,575 448.7%   
No. of employees `0002.50.8 306.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,390530 640.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th17,565.05,139.0 341.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,357.2649.8 208.9%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th492.6690.4 71.3%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m43,8774,188 1,047.6%  
Other income Rs m13185 153.8%   
Total revenues Rs m44,0084,273 1,029.8%   
Gross profit Rs m2,439956 255.1%  
Depreciation Rs m606240 252.0%   
Interest Rs m37891 413.8%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,586710 223.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m-20-   
Prior Period Items Rs m131 1,154.5%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00 0.0%   
Tax Rs m367148 247.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,231563 218.7%  
Gross profit margin %5.622.8 24.3%  
Effective tax rate %23.120.9 110.6%   
Net profit margin %2.813.4 20.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m20,2154,103 492.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m18,564806 2,304.3%   
Net working cap to sales %3.878.7 4.8%  
Current ratio x1.15.1 21.4%  
Inventory Days Days50107 46.5%  
Debtors Days Days78155 50.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m3,8971,411 276.2%   
Share capital Rs m191173 110.3%   
"Free" reserves Rs m7,3803,820 193.2%   
Net worth Rs m7,5713,993 189.6%   
Long term debt Rs m202559 36.1%   
Total assets Rs m26,4965,513 480.6%  
Interest coverage x5.28.8 59.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.1 19.1%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.70.8 218.0%   
Return on assets %6.111.9 51.2%  
Return on equity %16.314.1 115.3%  
Return on capital %25.417.6 144.2%  
Exports to sales %033.2 0.0%   
Imports to sales %019.0 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA1,389 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA797 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m2,5661,390 184.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m10,379801 1,295.7%   
Net fx Rs m-7,812589 -1,326.3%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,585586 270.8%  
From Investments Rs m694-180 -385.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,031211 -962.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m249617 40.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 39.1 17.0 230.0%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.6 1.1 54.5%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 19.1 23.4 81.5%  
FIIs % 6.8 0.1 6,750.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 34.5 58.4 59.1%  
Shareholders   22,490 31,756 70.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 1.7 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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